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The Hairy Fig

Fossgate, York YO1 9TF, England
+44 1904 677074
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Fossgate, York YO1 9TF, England
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1 - 10 of 243 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really good pot of tea. Love the quirky mismatched crockery! Friendly, but not overbearing, service. Food looked good too

Thank UltraKaz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you can get a table- then go! If you can't then buy a picnic from the deli and have that instead ! A beautifully tiny tea room with lovely fresh food. Just 4 tables. Quality tea and coffee - from the shop, great produce...More

1  Thank Mysticdebbasina
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I was desperate for a drink and a rest yesterday in York and I always try to avoid the big name coffee houses, so I specifically looked for a small independent cafe and I came across The Hairy Fig! The name in itself would have...More

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Work in york and have eaten here a time or two nice modern food but decent quality not unlike many places in the area but in the top yen percent quality wise

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Go to this tiny shop cum tiny tea room, for their wonderful teas, cakes, chocolates. Homemade, tasty, nice friendly staff

Thank Col_dor2014
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

After arriving in York on Thursday morning after a 5 hour car journey, we stumbled across The Hairy Fig. Lovely friendly service and we had the cheese and herb toast which we all raved about. It was just what we needed and a great start...More

Thank clareWestSussex
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Fossgate is one of those York streets that is on the rise as a destination for cafes, new social bars and a range of cuisines. The Hairy Fig has been around a good many years with a good quality deli and next door the cafe...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

If you can get a seat - use it! This little gem only has seating for 11, but it's well worth trying to get in. The decor is rustic, and the food is excellent: all home made, substantial, and well presented. Plus: it's part of...More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Stopped for coffee in tiny tearoom at the back of the deli. Coffee not as good as other places we tried in York but the crumble cake was very nice! I bought some caramel licorice which was tasty.

Thank PurpleBrolly
Reviewed 16 July 2017

visited this place last week. the service was good and the food was good also but we expect more than that because of high price

1  Thank Roman1971
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gohtravel
17 March 2017|
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Response from RosalindLondon | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the restaurant's opening hours but the delicatessen shop(next door) is open every day except Sunday from, I thin, 9.30 to 5 pm.
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lyndyv2016
30 July 2016|
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Response from QXZWS | Reviewed this property |
they dont advertise their hours for some reason but from memory I think 9am - 5pm. I would contact them direct if I were you thehairyfig. co.uk/contact/
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fossgate, York YO1 9TF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 677074
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